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Senior Composites Design Engineer - Motorsport

Senior Composites Design Engineer - Motorsport

Job Title: Senior Composites Design Engineer - Motorsport
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Milton Keynes
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Reference: NG-3838-1
Contact Name: Nick Green
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 12, 2018 15:47

Job Description

Honda Racing Development are currently seeking a Senior Design Engineer, Composites to join them on a permanent basis. You will work within the Energy Storage System (ESS) design project team, and will be responsible for conceptual and detail design of metallic and composite parts including any manufacturing tooling required, experimental parts, rig testing and calculations/experimentation.

Key competencies:

o   5-7 years’ experience of working in motorsport (ideally F1) or another cutting edge industry.
o   Ability to create complex designs from schemes through to finished drawings including material selection, ply book, tooling and any test equipment required.   
o   Ability to lead other team members in composites design.  


o   Experience of high powered electrical system design and composite selection to suit.  
o   Knowledge of F1 PU installations.  
o   NDT processes for structural composites.
o   Experience of packing complex interrelated assemblies.  
o   Mechanical design experience.